Portugal is for explorers. Its valiant sailors first charted the Azores, discovered Japan and unlocked major sea routes the world over. As your ship sails into the harbour of Lisbon, share the anticipation these sailors experienced as they ventured into new and exciting lands for the first time. Lisbon can be visited on one of our many Europe cruisesFind Cruises Sailing to This Port
Don't miss the Mosteiro dos Jeronimos or Jeronimo's Monastery. Commissioned in 1501 after Vasco da Gama's return from his voyage, this remarkable monastery is a beautiful and unique example of Manueline architecture.
While you're in Portugal, don't forget to try the fantastic Portuguese breads. They make a delicious accompaniment to seafood stews and soups.
Portugal's official currency is the euro (EUR). Credit cards and traveller's cheques are also widely accepted. Every purchase is subject to a value-added tax.
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